Month: July 2016

Want a CPAP Alternative? Talk to Your Dentist

When you were first diagnosed with Obstructive Sleep Apnea, did your doctor recommend a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) machine? Many patients are told that CPAP machines are the best ways to address their sleeping disorder. Unfortunately, some find that the treatment, itself, is just as troublesome as the OSA. CPAP machines can be loud,… Read more »

Could Your Loved One Have Sleep Apnea?

Does it feel like ages since you last got a good night’s sleep? Is that not because of your own trouble sleeping; is it because of a loved one’s loud snoring? In many cases, loud snoring is just one symptom of an underlying health condition, one that can be life-threatening if not treated. Obstructive sleep… Read more »

Are You Tired of Feeling Tired? It’s Time to Talk to Your Dentist: Part Two

Over time, a lack of sleep or poor quality of sleep can take a serious toll on your health. From irritability and problems concentrating during the day, to depression and even an increased risk of heart disease, the potential side effects of poor sleep can be far-reaching and frightening. That’s not to mention the toll… Read more »

Are You Tired of Feeling Tired? It’s Time to Talk to Your Dentist: Part One

Have your coworkers started to comment or even tease you about your incessant yawning from behind your desk? Did your spouse recently inform you that you have been snoring extra loudly lately? Worse, did a loved one tell you that you have seemed irritable or even depressed? To many people, these questions would seem unrelated…. Read more »